Utensil No2 by Chris Cardwell


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Another of my Macro series, taken in my room during a cold wet stormy day when the weather outside was wetter than a haddock’s swimming costume!

Taken with my Nikon DSLR 3100 and edited in Photoshop CS5.

Exposure: 1/20sec
f-stop: f/5.6
ISO: 200
Lens: Tamron 70-300mm.


tamron, bottle opener, nikon, d3100, macro, still life, close up, sepia, kitchen, utensil, cork

Belfast born and bred photographer now living out in Dundonald, Northern Ireland. Concentrating mainly on Land and Seascapes, Macro and Abstract, my work is shot both in colour and Black & White making use of Adobe Photoshop.

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  • sarnia2
    sarnia2almost 3 years ago

    Lookee here!¬ I was going to my bed and you ‘popped’ this on site, so now I am so boliged to comment on this ‘screwy’ image!! LOL
    Chris, are you still bored??
    Seriously, I think this could work out a great series. Good one.
    Goodnight and ….yep…this is a real ’corker! ’

  • haha double whammy there! Once again you have me in a spin! :-p

    – Chris Cardwell

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2almost 3 years ago

    boliged? Said I was tired!! Sorry!

  • lol!! I think you just invented a new word!….and I like it!! lol

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Karen E Camilleri
    Karen E Camillerialmost 3 years ago

    Super dof & bokeh here Chris, it’s a bottler!!

  • Got it in one! Thanks for checking it out and the comment :-)

    – Chris Cardwell

  • CanyonWind
  • Cheers Canyon!!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Julesrules
    Julesrulesalmost 3 years ago

    Hmm i always wondered what haddocks swimwear looked like lol great macro!

  • lol! your thoughts sound very fishy to me! :P hehe cheers Jules! :-)

    – Chris Cardwell

  • lol i sometimes wonder! :-p hehe thanks!

    – Chris Cardwell

    JUSTARTalmost 3 years ago

    beautiful shot

  • Thanks very much! :-)

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Cheers!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Laura E  Shafer
    Laura E Shaferalmost 3 years ago

  • Thank you so much for that Laura!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Thank you Laura!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Kornrawiee
    Kornrawieealmost 3 years ago

    Great arrangement on your image made the outstanding artwork, thank you to inspire friends:)
    Good quote for our day; Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
    Dalai Lama
    Best regards,

  • Many thanks Sunny!! Fine words as always! :-)

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Thank you Sunny!!

    – Chris Cardwell

  • Linda  Makiej Photography
    Linda Makiej ...almost 3 years ago

    Congratulations on your well deserved and fantastic feature!!

  • :D and thank you so much for that!! :-D

    – Chris Cardwell

  • MedILS
    MedILSalmost 3 years ago

  • Woohoo! Thank you!!

    – Chris Cardwell

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